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Down to Just Three Ebola Cases Worldwide

| August 27, 2015

Some excellent news on the ebola front. “There were 3 confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) reported in the week to 23 August, all of which were reported from Guinea. No new confirmed cases were reported from Sierra Leone …

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UN chief appoints expert panel to address humanitarian funding shortfalls

| May 21, 2015

21 May 2015 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed a high-level United Nations panel to address the yawning gap between resources and financing for the world’s ever-pressing humanitarian efforts.

In a statement released by his spokesperson’s office earlier today, the …

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